Sorrento Woman Pleads Not Guilty to House Fire 

Catherine Pegram

A 25-year-old woman from Sorrento charged in connection with a fire that destroyed her mother’s home says she’s not guilty.Federal officials seized that home because it was part of a large-scale marijuana growing operation.Cecilia Sanborn is charge with damaging federal property. She pleaded not guilty in U-S District Court in Bangor Wednesday and is tentatively set to go on trial in February.Three years ago, Sanborn’s mother, Roxana Sanborn, forfeited the home after she pleaded guilty to federal marijuana charges. In 2004 drug agents seized hundreds of pot plants from the home.Two days after the forfeiture, the home was destroyed by a suspicious fire.